Andrés Galeano • Phases

Friday, 27 March 2015

“Balthus’[s] photographs are a very soft-core form of, um, well, ‘kiddy appreciation.’ Right on the line of inappropriateness, they could be called ‘ultra soft’ core, like the toilet paper. They feel perfectly safe, and perfectly friendly, and are not the least bit seedy. But that wasn’t stopping a line of wealthy older men forming behind me to see the book.” Jeremy Sigler • Tablet